| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The first trailer for the upcoming “RoboCop” reboot is out, featuring plenty of action and a sleek new suit that […]...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This Is the End
Sony, $30.99; Blu-ray, $40.99
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
A generation of comedy stars has been dominating movies for the last decade by playing "themselves," so it was only a matter of time before they went all-in on the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:30 AM
"One Life to Live," the soap reborn as an Internet series earlier this year, may not have any lives left.
Production company Prospect Park, which acquired the rights to "OLTL" and "All My Children" from ABC, has put plans for the next season of "One Life...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Though "Smash" may have bit the dust on NBC this year, its showrunner, Joshua Safran, has already lined up projects at both Fox and ABC.
"Royal," set at Fox, is billed as a soap about a Kate Middleton-type caught having an affair. The lead is thrown...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:36 AM
When Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg submitted “This Is the End” to the ratings board of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, the co-directors didn't just expect their raunchy Judgment Day comedy to be slapped with an NC-17 rating -- they...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Judgment Day comes to Hollywood with a vengeance in "This Is the End." Jonah Hill is in bed with the devil — in James Franco's mansion. An inferno rages in the front yard, and movie star egos are filleted for fun. When the apocalyptic comedy gets...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:26 AM
A quick glance at recent movie openings might give you the impression that Hollywood has something against humanity, which has been brought to the brink of annihilation in such films as "Oblivion," "After Earth," "Rapture-Palooza" and now "This Is the...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW ORLEANS — The music is blaring inside James Franco's house and there's booze — and drugs — everywhere. Actor Michael Cera is snorting lines of cocaine, while comedian Aziz Ansari is trying (and failing) to hook up with Rihanna....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:38 PM
If you've ever wondered how Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill, James Franco and some of their showbiz pals might react to the apocalypse, this raunchy-funny expansion of a short subject is your answer.
Playing same-named variations on themselves, the gang takes...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The snow is piling up on the streets of small-town Utah, and James Franco is talking about sex.
He is talking about sex in the way James Franco talks about sex: as a narrative tool, as a humanizing mechanism, as a way to help us understand academic...
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Jay Baruchel's comedy project has landed at ABC with a significant penalty and pre-negotiated license fees.
From 20th Century Fox TV and Tagline Pictures, laffer is a semi-autobiographical take on Baruchel's life as an actor who eschews the...